Atlantic City, New Jersey is where the Monopoly board game began, but voters in a global contest to pick cities for new editions of the 80-year-old game have turned their attention elsewhere.
Thanks in part to heroines like Katniss in “The Hunger Games,” a new trend in toys for girls has emerged. Move over Barbie. There’s a new gal on the shelves.
Hasbro said it will soon reveal a gender-neutral Easy-Bake Oven after meeting with a New Jersey girl who started a campaign calling on the toy maker to make one that appeals to all kids.
Hasbro said it has invited McKenna Pope, 13, and her family members to meet with the team behind the Easy-Bake Oven in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
A New Jersey family is taking on a classic toy, calling the marketing of the Easy Bake Oven “sexist.”
Anyone for Go Fish? From gin rummy to solitaire to Texas Hold ’em, card-playing has been universally enjoyed across centuries by people of all cultures, skills and ages.